Dell Inspiron 1721

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 14.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Boot Drive18.9% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Very high background CPU (60%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemDell Inspiron 1721  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0UK441
Memory1.1 GB free of 4 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20080203
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 15:31
Run Duration281 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 60%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Turion 64 X2 Mobile Technology TL-60-$14
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2 GHz
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
14.3% Very poor
SC Int 38.8
SC Float 26.1
SC Mixed 25.6
24% 30.2 Pts
QC Int 70.1
QC Float 55.3
QC Mixed 64.7
14% 63.4 Pts
MC Int 68.2
MC Float 56.3
MC Mixed 66.1
10% 63.5 Pts
Poor: 8%
This bench: 14.3%
Great: 17%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Radeon X1200
Dell(1028 01FD) 320MB
Driver: atiumdag.dll Ver. 8.561.0.0
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
P400e200-mtfddak200mar 118033108 200GB
57GB free
Firmware: 0150 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
18.9% Very poor
Read 119
Write 118
Mixed 106
26% 114 MB/s
4K Read 10.9
4K Write 5.42
4K Mixed 3.68
24% 6.67 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 18.9%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x2GB
2 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
15.5% Very poor
MC Read 5.5
MC Write 4.4
MC Mixed 5.5
15% 5.13 GB/s
SC Read 3.9
SC Write 3.6
SC Mixed 3.3
10% 3.6 GB/s
Latency 135
30% 135 ns
Poor: 11%
This bench: 15.5%
Great: 43%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Inspiron 1721 Builds (Compare 0 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
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Desktop
Desktop 0%
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Workstation
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System: Dell Inspiron 1721

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